2014
James A. Essey

James A. Essey

James A. Essey is president and CEO of The TemPositions Group of Companies. He is a past chair of the American Staffing Association and past president of the New York Staffing Association. He is chairman of the ASA’s legal/legislative committee, providing input on negotiating the industry’s position of the Affordable Care Act. He also led(…)

Edward “EJ” Jackson

Edward “EJ” Jackson

A staffing technology industry veteran, Edward “EJ” Jackson recently launched scibox, a customer engagement software solution exclusively for staffing companies. In 2004, he founded VMS provider Provade, which is the only VMS partner in the “BPS Powered by Oracle” program, providing fully integrated applications for organizations on the Oracle platform. Prior to Provade, Jackson focused(…)

Harold Mills

Harold Mills

CEO Harold Mills built ZeroChaos from its inception in 1999 to the world’s largest vendor-neutral MSP with 18 global locations. The multi-billion dollar firm manages workers in 43 countries and has been recognized for customer and talent satisfaction. Mills has been honored with many awards including the Peter Yessne Staffing Industry Leadership Award, the Ernst(…)

Mahfuz Ahmed

Mahfuz Ahmed

Mahfuz Ahmed, CEO and chairman of Digital Intelligence Systems LLC (DISYS), is an accomplished business leader and entrepreneur who has consistently driven fast growth and innovation since founding DISYS in 1994. A winner of several industry and larger business awards, including Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award for the Greater Washington region in(…)

Mark Marheineke

Mark Marheineke

Mark Marheineke is president of Advantage Resourcing North America. Marheineke joined the company in July 2009 as a restructuring consultant. Since then, he has worked as interim president for two of Advantage’s businesses and as executive VP of global operations before accepting his current role. Marheineke began his career in staffing more than 25 years(…)

Hiten Patel

Hiten Patel

CEO Hiten Patel founded Collabera in 1991. His passionate, customer-driven focus on Fortune 500 and midsize clients has transformed the company into a global solutions provider with nearly 9,000 IT professionals worldwide. Collabera is consistently ranked as one of the fastest-growing IT services companies in the U.S. and was named a Best Staffing Firm to(…)